Mrs. Jakes' 1st grade class


Welcome to 1st grade!!!

My name is Mrs. Monique Lewis-Jakes. I'm so excited to be teaching your child this year at Shirley Brothers Elementary! Go Bearkats!!! This is my 14th year teaching amazing scholars like your child and I'm excited to experience a year of fun learning and growth with them!

I look forward to working with your students this 2022-2023 school year!!!

Contact Information:


Phone- 281-245-3660

Room- 115

My Favorites

Favorite Restaurants

Gringos| Wingstop|Pappadeaux|Chipotle

Favorite Foods:

Seafood| Tex-Mex| Wings


Sparkling Water


Blue and Red


Amazon and Target

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

-Harriet Tubman-

Other Things About Me!

I graduated from Prairie View A&M University in Prairie View, TX in 2009 with a degree in Education. I am also ESL certified. I spent my first 12 years of teaching all at the same school in Houston ISD. I've taught 1st grade, 2nd grade and 3rd grade.

I have 3 awesome and outgoing children, Jacob (13), Micah (10), and Brandynn (8) and they are all apart of the Alvin ISD family. I am married to my amazing husband Brandon who currently teaches Chemistry and coaches boys basketball at Manvel High School!